5204.0: Wednesday, November 15, 2000: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM

Mental Illness in Children: Services and Utilization

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Sarah Teagle, PhD
2:30 PMA comprehensive, integrated approach to violence prevention: Safe Schools/Healthy Students Interdepartmental Initiative
E.K. Moscicki, ScD, MPH, K. Dressler-Tetrick, M. Small
2:40 PMBand-Aides and Blackboards: An Intervention Program to Reduce Stigma in Children with Serious Medical Problems
Joan D. Fleitas, EdD
2:50 PMCaregivers' experiences with the mental health service plans of severely emotionally disturbed children
Judith A. Cook, PhD, Genevieve Fitzgibbon, BA, Melissa Williams, BA, Jane Burke, MS, Robert Paulson, PhD, Heidi Herinckx, MA, Craig Anne Heflinger, PhD, Al Stein-Seroussi, PhD
3:00 PMMental health service use among young rural children
Sarah Teagle, DrPH, Gwen Zahner, PhD, Georgiy Bobashev, PhD
3:10 PMAssessing effectiveness of therapeutic foster care
Elizabeth M.Z. Farmer, PhD, Barbara J. Burns, PhD
3:20 PMEvaluating the efficacy of intervention for reducing suicide-risk among high-risk adolescents
Elaine Adams Thompson, PhD, RN, Brooke Randell, DNSc, ARNP, Jerald R. Herting, PhD, Leona L. Eggert, PhD, RN, FAAN
The following abstracts have been withdrawn by the authors:
Implementing evidence-based treatment for children and adolescents with severe mental disorders
Barbara J. Burns, PhD, Kimberly Hoagwood, PhD
Sponsor:Mental Health
Cosponsors:Disability Forum; Epidemiology; School Health Education and Services; Social Work

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA